2019 October

31 Oct: US Stock Market News October 30 2019

Stock Market News October 30 2019 U.S. Fed cuts interest rates, signals it is on hold. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday cut interest rates for the third time this year to help sustain U.S. growth despite a slowdown in other parts of the world, but signaled there would be no further reductions unless the economy takes a turn for the worse.“We believe that monetary policy is in a good place,” Fed Chair Jerome Powell said in a news conference after the U.S. central bank announced its decision to cut its key overnight lending rate by a quarter of a percentage point to a target range of between 1.50% and 1.75%.“We took this step to help keep the economy strong in the face of global developments and to provide some insurance against ongoing risks,” he said. “We see the current stance of monetary policy as likely to remain appropriate as long…

30 Oct: US Stock Market News October 29 2019

Stock Market News October 29 2019 The US stock market closed lower on Tuesday, October 291, 2019 with marginal losses for S&P 500 and Dow and moderate losses for Nasdaq. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Tuesday October 29, 2019: S&P 500: 3,036.89,-2.53(-0.08%) Dow 30: 27,071.42,-19.30(-0.07%) Nasdaq: 8,276.85,-49.13(-0.59%) Russell 2000: 1,577.07,+5.14(+0.33%) Stocks biggest gainers Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at 14.92+3.84 (+34.66%). Stocks biggest losers Grubhub Inc. (GRUB) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $33.11-$25.28 (-43.30%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) was among most active stocks closing at $33.03-$0.66 (-1.96%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Health Care was the best performing sector +1.16%, Communication Services was the worst performing sector -0.95%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Annaly Capital Management Inc (NLY), Apple Inc (AAPL), CME Group Inc (CME), General Electric Co…

29 Oct: US Stock Market News October 28 2019

Stock Market News October 28 2019 The US stock market closed at record highs. All major indices closed higher on Monday, October 28, 2019. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Monday October 28, 2019: S&P 500: 3,039.42,+16.87(+0.56%) Dow 30: 27,090.72,+132.66(+0.49%) Nasdaq: 8,325.99,+82.87(+1.01%) Russell 2000: 1,571.93,+13.22(+0.85%) Stocks biggest gainers Tiffany & Co. (TIF) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $129.72+$31.17 (+31.63%). Stocks biggest losers PG&E Corporation (PCG) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $3.8000-$1.2000 (-24.00%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks AT&T Inc. (T) was among most active stocks closing at $38.49+$1.58 (+4.28%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Information Technology was the best performing sector +1.26%, Utilities was the worst performing sector -1.31%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Baidu (BIDU), Merck (MRK), Pfizer (PFE), ConocoPhillips (COP), General Motors (GM), Shopify (SHOP), Incyte (INCY), Kellogg (K), Mattel (MAT), Mondelez (MDLZ), Amgen (AMGN), Electronic Arts (EA), FireEye…

26 Oct: US Stock Market News October 25 2019

Stock Market News October 25 2019 US stock market closed higher on Friday October 25, 2019. Stocks rallied and Treasury yields jumped higher after reports that the U.S. and China made progress in trade discussions, edging closer to finalizing portions of a “phase one deal.” Source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/european-stocks-drift-down-as-big-businesses-report-earnings-11571994459 This is the summary for US stock market at close on Fiday, October 25, 2019: S&P 500: 3,022.55,+12.26(+0.41%) Dow 30: 26,958.06,+152.53(+0.57%) Nasdaq: 8,243.12,+57.32(+0.70%) Russell 2000: 1,558.71,+8.53(+0.55%) Stocks biggest gainers Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $11.47 +$1.43 (+14.24%). Stocks biggest losers PG&E Corporation (PCG) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $5.0000-$2.2000 (-30.56%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Intel Corporation (INTC) was among the most active stocks closing at $56.46+$4.23 (+8.10%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Information Technology was the best performing sector +1.2%, Real Estate was the worst performing sector -1.31% Stock market update…

25 Oct: US Stock Market News October 24 2019

Stock Market News October 24 2019 US stock market closed mixed with moderate gains for S&P 500, significant gains for Nasdaq and minor losses for Dow 30.This is the summary for US stock market at close on Thursday, October 24, 2019: S&P 500: 3,010.29,+5.77(+0.19%) Dow 30: 26,805.53,-28.42(-0.11%) Nasdaq: 8,185.80,+66.00(+0.81%) Russell 2000: 1,550.18,-2.67(-0.17%) Stocks biggest gainers Sime Darby Berhad (SMEBF) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $0.6000+$0.3000 (+100.00%). Stocks biggest losers Nokia Corporation (NOK) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $3.9000-$1.2100 (-23.68%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) was among the most active stocks closing at $30.75-$8.08 (-20.81%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Information Technology was the best performing sector +1.48%, Comunication Services was the worst performing sector -0.73%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Vans parent company VF Corp (VFC), Verizon (VZ), Lear Corp (LEA), and Phillips 66 (PSX). Stock market…

24 Oct: US Stock Market News October 23 2019

Stock Market News October 23 2019 US stock market closed higher with moderate gains. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Wednesday, October 2, 2019: S&P 500: 3,004.52,+8.53(+0.28%) Dow 30: 26,833.95,+45.85(+0.17%) Nasdaq: 8,119.79,+15.50(+0.19%) Russell 2000: 1,552.86,+1.99(+0.13%) Stocks biggest gainers PT Kalbe Farma Tbk. (PTKFF) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $0.1180+$0.0279 (+30.97%). Stocks biggest losers BioNTech SE (BNTX) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $17.64-$3.00 (-14.53%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Snap Inc. (SNAP) was among the most active stocks closing at $13.18-$0.82 (-5.86%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Energy was the best performing sector +0.75%, Consumer Discretionary was the worst performing sector -0.43%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Amazon (AMZN), Twitter (TWTR), Intel (INTC), Southwest Airlines (LUV), Comcast (CMCSA), Valero (VLO), Dow Inc (DOW), T-Mobile (TMUS), Northrop Grumman (NOC), Hersey (HSY), Raytheon (RTN), 3M (MMM), American Airlines (AAL),…

23 Oct: US Stock Market News October 22 2019

Stock Market News October 22 2019 US stock market closed lower with tech stocks declining the most. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Tuesday, October 22, 2019: S&P 500: 2,995.99,-10.73(-0.36%) Dow 30: 26,788.10,-39.54(-0.15%) Nasdaq: 8,104.30,-58.69(-0.72%) Russell 2000: 1,550.87,+0.73(+0.05%) Stocks biggest gainers Biogen Inc. (BIIB) was among stocks biggest gainers closing at $281.87+$58.36 (+26.11%). Stocks biggest losers ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc. (SERV) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $44.70-$11.44 (-20.38%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Snap Inc. (SNAP) was among the most active stocks closing at $14.00-$0.58 (-3.98%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Energy was the best performing sector +1.31%, Information Technology was the worst performing sector -1.37%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Caterpillar (CAT), Boeing (BA), Microsoft (MSFT) and Tesla (TSLA). Stock market update All data about stocks , stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity and stockcharts.com. This…

22 Oct: US Stock Market News October 21 2019

Stock Market News October 21 2019 US stock market closed higher as earnings season continues. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Monday, October 21, 2019: S&P 500: 3,006.72,+20.52(+0.69%) Dow 30: 26,827.64,+57.44(+0.21%) Nasdaq: 8,162.99,+73.44(+0.91%) Russell 2000: 1,550.14,+14.66(+0.95%) Stocks biggest gainers ITV plc (ITVPF) was among stocks biggest winners closing at  $1.7500+$0.3700 (+26.81%). Stocks biggest losers Micro Focus International plc (MFGP) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $13.03-$2.14 (-14.11%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) was among the most active stocks closing at $8.15+$0.65 (+8.67%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Energy was the best performing sector +1.86%, Materials was the worst performing sector -0.35%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are  Procter & Gamble (PG), McDonald’s (MCD), Chipotle (CMG) and Snap (SNAP). Stock market update All data about stocks , stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity and stockcharts.com. This report is written…

19 Oct: US Stock Market News October 18 2019

Stock Market News October 18 2019 US stock market closed lower with a focus on earnings and lower GDP growth from China. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Friday, October 18, 2019: S&P 500: 2,986.20,-11.75(-0.39%) Dow 30: 26,770.20,-255.68(-0.95%) Nasdaq: 8,089.54,-67.31(-0.83%) Russell 2000: 1,535.48,-6.36(-0.41%) Stocks biggest gainers Holly Energy Partners, L.P. (HEP) was among stocks biggest winners closing at $23.13+$1.87 (+8.80%). Stocks biggest losers Gildan Activewear Inc. (GIL) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $26.28-$9.10 (-25.72%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Ford Motor Company (F) was among the most active stocks closing at$9.29 +$0.18 (+1.98%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Real Estate was the best performing sector closing at +0.98%, Information Technology was the worst performing sector closing at -0.91%. Stock market update All data about stocks , stock investing, stock trading is taken from Yahoo Finance, Fidelity and stockcharts.com. This report is written by…

18 Oct: US Stock Market News October 17 2019

Stock Market News October 17 2019 Small gains for all 3 major US stock market indices. This is the summary for US stock market at close on Τhursday, October 17, 2019: S&P 500: 2,997.95,+8.26(+0.28%) Dow 30: 27,025.88,+23.90(+0.09%) Nasdaq: 8,156.85,+32.67(+0.40%) Russell 2000: 1,541.84,+16.79(+1.10%) Stocks biggest gainers First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQVLF) was among stocks biggest winners closing at  $8.46+$0.94 (+12.45%). Stocks biggest losers Grupo Lala, S.A.B. de C.V. (GRPBF) was among stocks biggest losers closing at $1.0800-$0.0851 (-7.30%). Stock investing | Stock trading | Most active stocks Cronos Group Inc. (CRON)  was among the most active stocks closing at $8.86+$0.46 (+5.48%). U.S. Sectors & Industries Performance Health Care was the best performing sector +0.76%, Information technology was the worst performing sector -0.23%. Stock earnings calendar Notable earnings today are Coca-Cola (KO), American Express Company (AXP), State Street Corporation (STT), Synchrony Financial (SYF) and Kansas City Southern (KSU). Earnings are a top important fundamental factor which moves stocks, be aware…